CARTILAGE. By Dr Iram Tassaduq. CARTILAGE. Is a specialized type of connective tissue. Form part of skeleton where flexibility is required Does not contain vessels or nerves. . COMPONENTS OF CARTILAGE. Consists of cells and extracellular components. Does not contain vessels or nerves.
Dr Iram Tassaduq
Found in auricle of ear, walls of external auditory canals, eustachian tubes, epiglottis, larynx
Maintains shape, deforms but returns to shape; flexibility of organ; strengths and supports structures.